Mississauga First Nation

Site: Mississauga First Nation Public Library

Service: Library Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Agency) Offers public library services
Description (Service) Operates a community public library and loans out various items including the following:  
  • Books, large print books, magazines, and audio visual material (DVDs, CDs) 
  • Material available through inter library loan
 
Offers the following services and use of equipment: 
  • Computers and printers 
  • Faxing, laminating and photocopying 
  • Internet and wireless access 
  • 2 E-readers and 2 I-pads for use at library  
  • Information service 
  • Reference and research help
 
Offers a variety of age appropriate programs and services. Call for more information on programs and services available at this location. Examples include: 
  • Book clubs 
  • Homework help 
  • Literacy programs 
  • Reading programs 
  • Story time
 
Smoke Signal 
  • Publishes a quarterly community newsletter called the Smoke Signal 
  • Sends copy of newsletter to Mississauga First Nation members both on and off-reserve
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, 6 pm-8:30 pm * Fri 9 am-4 pm * Sun 1 pm-3 pm
Areas Served Mississauga First Nation
Eligibility Members of Mississauga First Nation
Application Membership required to borrow items
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees Service - Minimal fees for some services such as printing and faxing
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-356-3590
Fax 705-356-1687
Website www.mississaugi.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Executive Clifford Niganobe, Librarian and Smoke Signal Editor; Email: clifford@mississaugi.com
Alternate Executive Debbie Mayer, Education Director; Phone: 705-356-3197; Email: debbiemayer@mississaugi.com
Site Location Community is along Hwy 17 on N shore of Lake Huron near town of Blind River, 130 km E of Sault Ste Marie
Located In Community Mississauga First Nation
Address 148 Village Rd
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Public Library 
PO Box 1299 
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1986
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Citizenship, Culture and Recreation ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)